Eragrostis pectinacea var. miserrima

(E. Fourn.) Reeder
Synonyms: Eragrostis tephrosanthos Eragrostis arida
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 25. Treatment on page 83.

Pedicels widely divergent, usually spreading 20-60° from the branches. Anthers 0.2-0.4 mm.


Ont., Ill., Ohio, Utah, Colo., N.Mex., Tex., La., Calif., Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Mich., Ala., Kans., N.Y., Ark., Miss., Ariz., Fla., Mo.


Eragrostis pectinacea var. miserrima grows in the southern United States, from Texas to Florida, and south through the lowland tropics to Brazil. It usually flowers from July-November in the Flora region.

Selected References


Lower Taxa

Paul M. Peterson +
(E. Fourn.) Reeder +
Ont. +, Ill. +, Ohio +, Utah +, Colo. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, La. +, Calif. +, Puerto Rico +, Virgin Islands +, Mich. +, Ala. +, Kans. +, N.Y. +, Ark. +, Miss. +, Ariz. +, Fla. +  and Mo. +
Eragrostis tephrosanthos +  and Eragrostis arida +
Eragrostis pectinacea var. miserrima +
Eragrostis pectinacea +
variety +